“Mr. Astl’s wide variety of knowledge and expertise in corporate legal matters and intellectual property licensing will be an invaluable asset to our company,” says Savtira CEO, Timothy Roberts.
Tampa, FL (PRWEB) December 14, 2011
Savtira Corporation, a new provider of B2B Cloud Commerce solutions is proud to announce the addition of Kevin D. Astl, Esq. as general counsel.
Astl has more than a decade of complex contract drafting and negotiation experience, including music publishing, digital rights, and intellectual property, emanating in part from Astl’s representation of some of the biggest selling artists in the “heavy metal” music world. Astl has negotiated multi-million dollar music publishing and songwriting agreements with the likes of Universal Music Group and Sony BMG.
Astl brings to Savtira a plethora of legal experience ranging from business and corporate law to entertainment, family, civil matters, personal injury and medical malpractice, having operated his own private practice, Law Offices of Kevin D. Astl, P.A. He holds a Juris Doctorate (J.D.) degree from Walter F. George School of Law at Mercer University, as well as a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from the University of South Florida.
“Mr. Astl’s wide variety of knowledge and expertise in corporate legal matters and intellectual property licensing will be an invaluable asset to our company,” says Savtira CEO, Timothy Roberts. “Mr. Astl has managed his own firm from filings to trials in more than 950 cases in a variety of legal areas. His experience in negotiating and drafting contracts in the entertainment and publishing industry will be synergistic and instrumental here at Savtira. We are honored to have him join our team.”
Savtira is a software-as-a-service (SaaS) e-commerce solutions firm, which uses cloud technology to create what they’ve coined as Cloud Commerce, utilizing mass data centers around the globe to power storage and streaming capabilities. The company builds custom-branded eStores for clients and offers a multi-million-item catalog of physical and digital goods that can be purchased using one unified shopping cart online. Savtira’s catalog of digital goods consists of content acquisition efforts attaining entertainment media such as movies, audio/e-books, music, games and software.
"I am pleased to be representing Savtira Corporation and working with the pioneers in Cloud Commerce,” said Astl. “It’s an invigorating industry and I look forward to utilizing my skillset practicing entertainment and corporate law with an emerging, innovative firm like Savtira.”
About Savtira Corporation
Based in Tampa, Florida, Savtira is in the business of Digital Distribution with a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) e-commerce platform that is a turnkey system for the distribution, marketing, merchandising, and selling of both digital media and physical goods in a single store and a single, unified shopping cart. Savtira-powered stores are designed to meet the specific needs of retail partners so no two eStores are alike. All Savtira eStores are branded and custom-tailored for our partners. Extra features and services are offered on an à la carte basis. Savtira’s next Carrier-Class “Entertainment Distribution Network” (EDN) streams all digital media from the cloud with a feature-set that eclipses anything on the market. For more information on Savtira, visit: http://www.Savtira.com or call 813.402.0123. Follow us on Twitter at: http://twitter.com/savtira.
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